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Dr. Shiva Singh Shekhawat - Gynaecologist, Chennai

Dr. Shiva Singh Shekhawat

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MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minima...

Gynaecologist, Chennai

14 Years Experience  ·  500 - 750 at clinic  ·  ₹350 online
Dr. Shiva Singh Shekhawat 94% (101 ratings) MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surger... Gynaecologist, Chennai
14 Years Experience  ·  500 - 750 at clinic  ·  ₹350 online
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. Shiva Singh Shekhawat is one of the best Gynaecologists in Karapakkam, Chennai. She has over 13 years of experience as a Gynaecologist. She has done MBBS, DGO. She is currently associated with Apollo Medical Center Karapakkam in Karapakkam, Chennai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Shiva Singh Shekhawat on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Maulana Azad Medical College New Delhi - 2004
DGO - Lady Hardinge Medical College New Delhi - 2009
DNB - National Board of Examination - 2012
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CIMP - Indian Menopause Society - 2013
Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery - World Laparoscopy Hospital - 2015
Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery - World Laparoscopy Hospital - 2015
Fellowship In ART - World Laparoscopy Hospital - 2015
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English
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Tamil
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Distinguished Life Member of World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons
Member of OGSSI

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Dear doctor Is there any painless delivery treatment available in India. Kindly reply.

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Dear doctor Is there any painless delivery treatment available in India.
Kindly reply.
Hi, Epidural anagesia is available in most of the good hospitals in India as a method of painless labour. You can ask your doctor for it.
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Acidity During Pregnancy - How To Deal With It?

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Acidity During Pregnancy - How To Deal With It?

If you are experiencing heartburn during pregnancy, it is important for you to know about the ways of dealing with it. Heartburn, which is a fiery, painful sensation, occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) starts leaking or relaxing. This makes your stomach acids to flow up into the esophagus, resulting in acidity or heartburn. Pregnant women are more susceptible to heartburns because the relaxing hormone slows down the rate of digestion, thereby keeping food in the stomach for longer duration and triggering acidity.

Here are the various measures you should take for dealing with acidity during pregnancy:

  1. Follow regular eating patterns: Overeating triggers heart burns, and hence, you should eat less. During pregnancy, there is much less space in the stomach for it to expand. Maintaining a healthy diet in lesser quantities will help you in eliminating the heartburn throughout your pregnancy. You should eat several small meals a day instead of having two or three large meals. It is easier for your body to digest smaller meals.
  2. Avoid trigger foods: You need to identify the common foods, which trigger your heartburn, and eliminate them from your diet. You should abstain from consuming acidic food items like tomatoes, citrus fruits, fried and spicy food, coffee, carbonated drinks, and alcohol.
  3. Focus on fluids: A liquid diet causes much lesser problems compared to solid food products as they can move through your stomach quickly. You should consume milkshakes, soups, yoghurt, smoothies, puddings, and protein shakes. Try to take liquids, which are rich in protein like dairy products. While having solid foods, ensure that you chew them very well.
  4. Sleep properly: In order to avoid heartburn during the night, you must not eat anything three hours before going to sleep. You should make the head of your bed elevated by placing books or any solid object under the bed’s legs. You should sleep on your left side, which will make it difficult for stomach acids to travel up to your esophagus.
  5. Sit or stand up right after a meal: After taking any meal, you should take a short walk, undertake some housework, or sit down for a while. Avoid lying down, and abstain from doing anything for which you have to bend over.
  6. Wear comfortable clothes: You should wear loose-fitting clothes for dealing with acidity or heartburn during pregnancy. Tight clothing puts extra pressure on your abdomen, which is already crammed. This is capable of worsening acid reflux. Therefore, you should choose loose fitting maternity wear for eliminating acidity and heartburn.
     

Understanding The Reasons Behind Recurrent Miscarriage!

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Understanding The Reasons Behind Recurrent Miscarriage!

Recurrent pregnancy losses happen to a very small fraction of the population. Only 1% of couples are affected by it. Nevertheless, it is a very difficult and serious process to deal with due to the sensitivity of the issue. A woman is said to have recurrent pregnancy losses if she has lost 3 or more of her pregnancies. Although the exact reason for recurrent pregnancy losses are not known, there are several suggested reasons.

Reasons why it may happen

  1. Anomalies in the uterine lining such as polyps (abnormal tissue growth, usually in the cervix), or fibroid tumors can result in miscarriages if left untreated.
  2. Hormonal factors such as thyroid malfunctions or pituitary problems can cause an imbalance in the luteinizing hormone (a hormone which triggers ovulation) resulting in miscarriage.
  3. Age is also an issue one must keep in mind while addressing pregnancy losses. Women over the age of 35 are more likely to experience recurrent pregnancy losses. As women get closer to menopause, their bodies produce reduced levels of hormones and eggs which cater to a pregnancy. Therefore, due to the reduced levels of hormones, an older woman is susceptible to losing a baby as they have elevated levels of hormones and therefore are more fertile.
  4. Lifestyle factors also have been linked to recurrent pregnancy losses. Constant exposure to toxic chemicals can result in pregnancy problems. Along with that, constant drug use, smoking and excessive consumption of alcohol are some of the lifestyle choices that can cause recurrent pregnancy losses.
  5. Infections such as syphilis, malaria, measles, herpes simplex etc. can cause recurrent pregnancy symptoms if left untreated as they can obstruct and complicate the growth of the baby, resulting in premature development or pregnancy loss.

Management of Pregnancy Loss

  1. Polyps and fibroid tumors are complicated disorders which should be given immediate medical attention. Although surgical methods are available, the best way to treat polyps and fibroid tumors is through the intake of progestin hormone pills which shrink the size of the polyps/cysts.
  2. Eating a healthy diet to ensure the prevention of diabetes is highly recommended. Fruits, leafy green vegetables and whole grain cereals are a prerequisite for the complete growth of the baby as well as arming the body with the necessary strength it needs for pregnancy transitions as well as a stronger immune system.
  3. A regular workout routine is also advised for pregnant women as it ensures a healthier and stronger immune system.

Although recurrent pregnancy loss is very emotionally debilitating for a woman and her partner, there are several means and measures to overcome this tragedy. One should not be disheartened by such an occurrence and get the required help needed.
 

Acidity During Pregnancy - Tips To Deal With It!

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Acidity During Pregnancy - Tips To Deal With It!

If you are experiencing heartburn during pregnancy, it is important for you to know about the ways of dealing with it. Heartburn, which is a fiery, painful sensation, occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) starts leaking or relaxing. This makes your stomach acids to flow up into the esophagus, resulting in acidity or heartburn. Pregnant women are more susceptible to heartburns because the relaxing hormone slows down the rate of digestion, thereby keeping food in the stomach for longer duration and triggering acidity.

Here are the various measures you should take for dealing with acidity during pregnancy:

  1. Follow regular eating patterns: Overeating triggers heart burns, and hence, you should eat less. During pregnancy, there is much less space in the stomach for it to expand. Maintaining a healthy diet in lesser quantities will help you in eliminating the heartburn throughout your pregnancy. You should eat several small meals a day instead of having two or three large meals. It is easier for your body to digest smaller meals.
  2. Avoid trigger foods: You need to identify the common foods, which trigger your heartburn, and eliminate them from your diet. You should abstain from consuming acidic food items like tomatoes, citrus fruits, fried and spicy food, coffee, carbonated drinks, and alcohol.
  3. Focus on fluids: A liquid diet causes much lesser problems compared to solid food products as they can move through your stomach quickly. You should consume milkshakes, soups, yoghurt, smoothies, puddings, and protein shakes. Try to take liquids, which are rich in protein like dairy products. While having solid foods, ensure that you chew them very well.
  4. Sleep properly: In order to avoid heartburn during the night, you must not eat anything three hours before going to sleep. You should make the head of your bed elevated by placing books or any solid object under the bed’s legs. You should sleep on your left side, which will make it difficult for stomach acids to travel up to your esophagus.
  5. Sit or stand up right after a meal: After taking any meal, you should take a short walk, undertake some housework, or sit down for a while. Avoid lying down, and abstain from doing anything for which you have to bend over.
  6. Wear comfortable clothes: You should wear loose-fitting clothes for dealing with acidity or heartburn during pregnancy. Tight clothing puts extra pressure on your abdomen, which is already crammed. This is capable of worsening acid reflux. Therefore, you should choose loose-fitting maternity wear for eliminating acidity and heartburn.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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I am chana kaur I need to consult about my pcod problem I am 24 years old will you please tell me I should marry or nt wid having dis problem? Aftr d marriage koi problem to ni hogi I hve a irregular period frm d past 3 years. please do tell me in future, I should marry or nt cuz after d marriage I dn wnt problems regarding dis in my marriage lyf. Plz.

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
I am chana kaur I need to consult about my pcod problem I am 24 years old will you please tell me I should marry or n...
Hi, PCOD is a condition which is quite common in Indian population. And it is certainly not a condition because of which you decide not to marry. You can have a normal happy married life with this and can also conceive (sometimes a little help is required from doctor). Even your periods can be regularised with certain medicines. So think positive and go ahead with all that makes you happy in life. All the best.
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Me pregnant hoon 5th month running muje white discharge hora aur paro me swelling b he kya karu samaj nhi ara medicine le rhi hoon but kam ni hora a mere third pregnancy he Second pregnancy me abortion hua he muje 8th month me delivery hue thy please kya karu kuch advice dijiye.

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Me pregnant hoon 5th month running muje white discharge hora aur paro me swelling b he kya karu samaj nhi ara medicin...
Hi lybrate-user! For white discharge if its not getting reduced you should visit your doctor, get a vaginal swab for culture and sensitivity done. This will tell us the causative agent for the discharge and qill help us give you specific therapy accordingly. As far as swelling of legs is concerned you should get your blood pressure monitored and Hb checked. Agar BP normal hai, khoon ki kami nahi hai to proteins ki kami ke karan ya sirf pregnancy ke hi karan swelling ho sakti hai. Aise me feet ko namak ke gungune pani me thidi der rakhne se kutch aaram milega. Raat ko sote waqt pairon ke neeche pillow rakh ke soyen aur din me active rahe. You will definitely feel better. If BP or Hb are not within normal range your will have to take care of it. All the best.
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My female friend of age 23 years had her successful marriage few days ago, they want to enjoy their married life not getting pregnant till two years. They planned their intercourse exactly three days after and six days before her regular PMS within a month time. First time when they had their intercourse they haven't used condom but the second time they had their condom. Now she haven't got her period on her regular time abd she is worried. Is there a chance for her to conceive? If yes what are the remedies to get over it. Please help!

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
My female friend of age 23 years had her successful marriage few days ago, they want to enjoy their married life not ...
Hi! The best way to be sure whether there is a pregnancy or not is to check for it. She can do a urine pregnancy test at home and find out easily. These test kits are easily available at all pharmacies.
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Please provide the answer in brief. I am very scared. This was happened on January 10th. I haven't inserted my penis in the vagina but my girlfriend is saying that It had just touched. As per my sense I haven't released any liquid from my penis. Will sperm go inside if it is just touched as I haven't inserted my penis inside? 1.is there any chance of pregnancy? 2. Will the sperm travel inside to vagina. Is there any chance? 3. Her period date was in December 23rd. Is there any risk of pregnancy 4.i am very scared and how to check whether she is pregnant or not. In which hospitals pregnancy test will be done as I don't want to test in home. 5.what is cost of pregnancy test in hospital? 6. Do we need any permission for the pregnancy test? She is unmarried and we can't tell this in home. Please help us. I am very scared and I am unable to sleep due to the tension? Please kindly answer all my questions as I am very much scared and waiting for your response. Kindly please respond.

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
Please provide the answer in brief. I am very scared. This was happened on January 10th. I haven't inserted my penis ...
Hi! The chance of pregnancy is almost nil in this scenario. I don't think you need to worry about it. Wait for her regular cycle to come. Ony if she misses her period we need to do the pregnancy test which can be done at home or at at any hospital. Though I really feel it will not be required.
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I have a pcod more dhan 2years and infertility. Can I pregnant soon. Please help me doctor. I have worry about it. Pls answer me doc. Then what I do for pregnant soon.

MBBS, DGO, DNB, CIMP, Fellowship In Minimal Access Surgery, Diploma In Minimal Access Surgery, Fellowship In ART
Gynaecologist, Chennai
I have a pcod more dhan 2years and infertility. Can I pregnant soon. Please help me doctor. I have worry about it. Pl...
Hi lybrate-user! PCOD can lead to difficulties in conceiving many times. You must visit a gynaecologist with your husband. We can examine and thoroughly assess you and then take care of any specific problem which is hindering the pregnancy. At the same time you should also make so me life style changes, eat healthy, go for regular exercises and loose some weight. All the best:)
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